Police recovered the body of a woman from Gulistan of the capital on Monday.
The body of the unidentified woman, aged around 60, was lying on the footpath in front of Mahanagar Natya Mancha.
Later, the body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for autopsy.
According to locals, she was a wanderer and had been living there for a long time, he said.
The officer said she might have died of illness and everything will be clear after getting the autopsy report.